Las Lomas High School opened in 1951 in downtown Walnut Creek, the second campus to open in the top-ranking Acalanes…More Union High School District. The home of the Knights, Las Lomas has strong academic programs and a variety of sports teams and extracurricular activities. During the 2007-08 year, Las Lomas was named a National Blue Ribbon School. The principal is Matt Campbell.
The following data is from 2008-09, unless otherwise noted:
2009 Base API: 858
2010 STAR results: 79 percent of 9th-11th graders proficient or advanced in language arts
Percentage of parents who are college graduates: 38
Percentage of students who are English learners: 4.8
Percentage of students who are: White, 69.4; Asian, 9.5; Hispanic, 7.3; African-American, 2.5; Filipino, 2.3; Pacific Islander, 0.3.
Percentage who students who receive free or reduced-priced lunches: 3.0
Number of expulsions/suspensions: Expulsions, 1; suspensions, 111; 57 involving drugs or violence.
Source: California Department of Education and Ed-Data